Colonization: Phoenicians, Greeks and Etruscans in the Mediterranean area (c. 11th–6th cents. BC)
The term ‘colonization’ here encompasses various settlement movements in the Mediterranean region from the 11th cent. on, which had a significant impact on the political geography and history of the Mediterranean world. The peoples involved were the Phoenicians, Greeks and Etruscans. This definition does not include, for example, immigrations during the 3rd/2nd millennia, the Mi…
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“Colonization: Phoenicians, Greeks and Etruscans in the Mediterranean area (c. 11th–6th cents. BC)”, in:
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 3 : Historical Atlas of the Ancient World, Edited by: Anne-Maria Wittke, Eckart Olshausen, Richard Szydlak, in collaboration with: Vera Sauer and other specialists.
Consulted online on 24 March 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps3_BNPA068>